Careers

Who are we looking for?

Safeguard Engineering Ltd provides expert Engineering and Environmental Consultancy Services to clients in the Defence, Commercial, Maritime Aviation and Leisure Marine Industries. Our business is thriving, and we are always on the look-out for people with equipment and facility safety and environmental management experience, within the defence and commercial sectors. If you are working within the MoD, Forces, Prime Contractors or Consultancy environments and have gained your experience through the development of Safety Cases for equipment, processes or facilities; or through the development of Environment Impact and Risk Assessments, or Screening and Scoping Studies, then we want to hear from you.

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Our Safety and Environmental Consultancy activities are primarily based in Bristol, with customers throughout the UK, but mainly in Central, South and South West of England. Employees can be based at our offices in Bristol, Andover or Falmouth, or may be home based. But in all cases, we look to provide maximum flexibility in all roles in terms of location and time as project and security demands allow.

Ideally, we are looking for new members of the team to come from a technical engineering military background, with several years’ relevant experience providing technical support and engineering management in your specialist area. A maritime, land or explosives background would be an advantage. You will have a smart, professional approach and will be able to fit quickly into a small flexible team. You will need to provide clients with a high level of assurance that they are being supported by a professional, responsible and caring consultancy. You will have excellent communication skills and a high standard of English and grammar supported by a sound technical engineering background.  You will need to be highly effective in organising your own time and workload, especially when working from home.

CORE REQUIREMENTS:

Successful candidates will be able to assist with the development and implementation of Safety and Environmental Management Systems, and to assist our customers in the development of all elements of such systems. Specifically, these may include elements such as:

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The development and production of Safety and Environmental Cases for Ships, Aircraft, Land Systems, Armaments, Hazardous Facilities, and associated sub systems and equipment

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Hazard and Impact Identification, including Hazard and Operability Studies (HAZOP), Event Tree, Fault Tree, Cost Benefit and Structured What If Technique (SWIFT) analysis

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Data input and management of hazard logs onto MoD software systems including HARMS, SMARTer, HLET and eCassandra.

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Environmental Impact Assessments, Screening and Scoping Studies

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The development and implementation of Safety and Environmental Management Systems, and associated Plans

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Risk / Impact Assessment and Sentencing

What we can offer you:

We believe that our continued success is due to the high calibre of the people we employ, and we reward our staff accordingly.  As a Safeguard Engineering consultant we will offer you a competitive salary, professional training and mentoring, and the opportunity to develop your technical skills and progress your career while working on some exciting projects.  We recognise outstanding performance particularly in response to the development of new customers and business streams. We are also a nice bunch of people to work with!

If you would like to have an informal chat, please send your CV with a covering email to: admin@safeguardengineering.co.uk

Contractors/Associates:

We have a number of talented contractors and associates that we can call on for additional resource or expertise when required.  If you would like to be considered, please send your CV with a covering email to: admin@safeguardengineering.co.uk

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